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All articles by Edwin G. Espejo
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Displaying articles 71 to 80.Mepranum offered undercard stint in Dela Hoya-Pacquiao megabout
Fri, 29 Aug 2008
GENERAL SANTOS CITY (August 29) ? Reigning World Boxing Organization Oriental flyweight king Richie Mepranum could get a taste of how it is to fight before an international audience after he was offered an undercard bout by World B
PACQUIAO WATCH: THE GOLDEN BOY BLINKS
Thu, 28 Aug 2008
IT seems a Dela Hoya-Pacquiao match is already a done deal except for the formalities and fine prints of the contract.
Oscar dela Hoya should have known better.
PACQUIAO WATCH: IF IT'S NOT OSCAR, IT'S ON WITH SOTO TO VANCOUVER
Wed, 27 Aug 2008
WITH Thursday (Friday, Manila time) now set by Oscar dela Hoya as his self-imposed deadline to name his next opponent, Team Pacquiao are biting their nails.
For sure, if
PACQUIAO WATCH: WHAT BETTER DEAL?
Wed, 20 Aug 2008
SO okay, a Dela Hoya-Pacquiao fight could be for real.
It would not be a travesty of the sports and an insult to boxing fans even if the two are right now separated b
PACQUIAO WATCH: One for the ages
Mon, 21 Jul 2008
SHOULD the Pacquiao-dela Hoya fight materialized, it will surely generate attention not only for jaded boxing fans but also from non-sports buffs.
It is one match up th
PACQUIAO WATCH: Manny's millions
Thu, 03 Jul 2008
AMAZING but come to think of it. Manny Pacquiao has already raked in more than one billion pesos in gross earnings over the last four years.
Granting a half of them went to the IRS of the US and the BIR of RP and costs of training, it is safe to presume that he has netted half a billion pesos sin
PACQUIAO WATCH: THE REBIRTH OF PACQUIAO
Mon, 30 Jun 2008
IN an impressive and superb display of boxing skills, speed and punching prowess, Manny Pacquiao showed why he now rightfully owns the distinction of being the world's best pound for pound boxer.
Manny turned David Diaz's face in
PACQUIAO WATCH: Is Manny 'lightweight'?
Tue, 24 Jun 2008
OUTSIDE of the boxing world parlance, a lightweight means ? well ? a lightweight. One that is to be taken seriously. Pales in comparison with the biggies.
But when you go by the name of Manny Pacquiao, nobody will take you
MEPRANUM OUTCLASSES TANZANIAN
Sun, 15 Jun 2008
MAASIM, Sarangani ? Richie Mepranum peppered his Tanzanian foe with lead lefts to the head and powerful hooks to the body over twelve rounds to capture the vacant World Boxing Organization oriental championship crown before
THOSE WHO DID NOT MAKE IT
Sat, 14 Jun 2008
GENERAL SANTOS CITY -- MANNY Pacquiao?s rise to pinnacle of boxing success has been well-chronicled.
Yet, the lives and saga of more than a handful of would-have-been champion boxers from General Santos City are also now worth mentioning if only because they fought when live and satellite TV was